Going beyond our best

  • Durrington has shown me that I can try again and do better rather than settling for satisfactory pieces of work.



Dr Brian Marsh Chair of Governors
Mr Roy Barraclough  Vice Chair
Mr Paul Noakes  Chair of Finance Committee (Parent Governor)
Mr Robin Rogers
Mr Steve Payne
Mrs Victoria Ludlow  School improvement/data
Mr Mike Pailthorpe  Parent Governor
Ms Joanne Lee
Ms Sue Marooney  Headteacher
Mrs Sarah Dedman  Staff Governor
Mrs Sally Baker Staff Governor
Miss Becky Owen Staff Governor
Mr Chris Woodcock Head of School
Ms Jane Squires Appointed Governor
Ms Alison Cousens Appointed Governor

Attendance for 1 September 2018 – 31 July 2019 – maximum 6 meetings

Name Yes       Apologies Absent   
Brian Marsh 6
Roy Barraclough  5  1
Paul Noakes  2 3 1
Stephen Payne  3  3
Robin Rogers  6
Mike Pailthorpe  4  1 1
Victoria Ludlow  6
Joanne Lee  4 2
Sue Marooney  6
Sarah Dedman  4  2
Sally Baker (appointed 4.12.18) 5
Becky Owen (appointed 4.12.18) 5
Alison Cousens (appointed 4.12.18) 5
Chris Woodcock (appointed 16.01.19) 4
Jane Squires (appointed 17.06.19) 1
Gail Christie (resigned Nov 2019) 1

 Dr Brian Marsh was Chair of Governors for the full year.

The clerk of the governing body ensures annually that all governors comply with legislation and declare any pecuniary interests (including business and relationships with school staff) together with details if they serve on another governing body.  

Any interest are shown below

Name of Governor Pecuniary Interests  Other governing body
None  None None 

Currently no governors have declared any business or pecuniary interests or hold governor positions in other schools.